Aldi - Tenant Overview


February 1, 2024


Tenant Description

Aldi, a leading global discount supermarket chain, was founded in 1961 in Germany by the Albrecht family. The company has since grown exponentially, with over 2,000 stores in the United States alone, part of its more than 10,000 stores across 20 countries. This remarkable expansion underscores Aldi's success in offering high-quality products at significantly lower prices than traditional supermarkets.

Aldi's business model is based on simplicity and efficiency. The stores offer a carefully selected range of private-label products, covering all the essentials while eliminating the overwhelming choice often found in larger supermarkets. This streamlined approach not only simplifies shopping but also allows Aldi to maintain low prices and attract a broad customer base.

The company's commitment to sustainability is evident in its operations. Aldi focuses on minimizing its environmental impact through various initiatives, including energy-efficient stores and a significant investment in renewable energy. This commitment to the environment resonates with the growing consumer demand for responsible retail practices.

Aldi's growth strategy includes aggressive expansion, with plans to open additional stores and further penetrate the U.S. market. This strategy demonstrates Aldi's ambition to increase its market share and cater to more customers across diverse regions.

Financially, Aldi has exhibited strong performance and resilience, making it an attractive tenant in the commercial real estate market. The combination of its efficient business model, sustainable practices, and strategic growth plans position Aldi as a stable and lucrative option for real estate investors and landlords.

Average Asking Cap Rate


3 mo avg (95 properties)

Typical Investment/Lease

Average Sale Price




$/Square Foot

$150 - $300

Building SF

17,000 - 20,000

Approx. Store Count


Lease Term

20 Years


10% Every 5 Years

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